With welterweight Tarec Saffiedine's debut in the books, the UFC now turns to another former Strikeforce champion in Luke Rockhold.
Fresh off a devastating knockout defeat at the hands of Vitor Belfort, Rockhold will try to right the ship opposite a very heavy-handed Costa Philippou at UFC Fight Night 35.
The middleweight showdown is a great test for both budding contenders as they attempt to avenge disappointing 2013 campaigns.
On top of that main event, other key bouts spark immediate intrigue.
Here are five reasons to tune in to Fox Sports 1 on Jan. 15 for some free Octagon brutality.